Posts Tagged ‘movie review’
The Good Dinosaur - featured

The Good Dinosaur

Though it isn't at the top of the Disney/Pixar animation pyramid, "The Good Dinosaur" is a heartfelt and endearing tale of finding family and making your mark.

ReelBob: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2

The film, which takes itself too seriously, lurches to an anti-climactic conclusion.

By the Sea - featured

By the Sea

Though it will be dismissed as a celebrity vanity project by many, "By the Sea" is a smart and compelling look at the disillusion of marriage.
Spotlight - inside

ReelBob: Spotlight

A movie that covers the Boston Globe investigation into the sexual abuse of children by priests in the Boston diocese and the years of covering up the crimes.

Brooklyn - featured


A simple story told in an old-fashioned style, about stretching your wings while missing home. Saoirse Ronan shines as an Irish girl on a quest.
Spotlight - featured


“Spotlight” is the truest depiction of journalism since … well, ever. It absolutely nails the rhythms and culture of the American newsroom on the hunt of a big story.

Days of Wine and Roses

Buried Treasures: Days of Wine and Roses

Jack Lemmon should have won a Best Actor Oscar if for no other reason than a scene of futile anguish one night while seeking a hidden bottle of alcohol.
The 33 - inside

ReelBob: The 33

A compelling true story that cannot dig itself clear of many of the cliches of the disaster film genre.